Caver Name Meaning

French: from Gascon caber, caver ‘horseman’, ‘knight’ (from medieval Latin caballarius).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Cater, Cave, Cover, Claver, Carver, Laver, Faver, Cager, Cayer, Paver

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Caver Family Origin

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Caver Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Caver. A less common occupation for the Caver family was Keeping House. The most common Caver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Caver's were Farmers.

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Caver Historical Records

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Caver Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Caver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Caver in 1950 was 59, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caver

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